Interfaculty Institute of Microbiology and Infection Medicine

Curriculum Vitae

Academic career and education

Since 2019
Independent junior research group leader (Cluster of Excellence: Controlling microbes to fight infections) at the Institute of Medical Microbiology and Hygiene, University of Tübingen, Germany
Topic: Systematically dissecting the lifestyle of human gut microbes

2015-2018
Postdoctoral fellow in the lab of Dr. A. Typas and Dr. K. Patil at the European Molecular Biology Laboratory Heidelberg, Germany
Topic: Drug-microbe interactions in the human gut microbiome

2014
Postdoctoral position in the lab of Prof. Dr. W.-D. Hardt, Institute of Microbiology, ETH Zürich, Switzerland
Topic: The influence of non-digestible carbohydrates on the intestinal colonization with enteropathogens

2010-2013
Doctoral studies in the lab of Prof. Dr. W.-D. Hardt, Institute of Microbiology, ETH Zürich, Switzerland
Topic: The role of the microbiota during Salmonella Typhimurium induced colitis

Selected Fellowships and Awards

2018: Robert Koch Postdoctoral Award for Microbiology
2015-2017: EMBL interdisciplinary postdoc (EIPOD) fellowship (EMBL / Marie Curie-cofounded)
2015: ETH Medal for excellent doctorate thesis